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Rearview Mirror: Ford Island resident recovered space capsules as secret mission

  • COURTESY U.S. NAVY
                                Robert T. Tolleson was the primary recovery officer for all the Gemini and Apollo space missions in the Pacific.

    COURTESY U.S. NAVY

    Robert T. Tolleson was the primary recovery officer for all the Gemini and Apollo space missions in the Pacific.

  • STAR-ADVERTISER / AUGUST 1966
                                Divers stand upon a floating Apollo.

    STAR-ADVERTISER / AUGUST 1966

    Divers stand upon a floating Apollo.

Wendy Tolleson told me recently that her father, Navy Capt. Robert T. Tolleson, was the primary recovery officer for all the Gemini and Apollo space missions in the Pacific. Read more

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